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U.S. Supreme Court backs public money for religious schools

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Supreme Court of the United States issued its decision in the case of Carson v. Makin. Case challenged a decision by the First Circuit to allow the State of Maine to exclude religious schools from a tuition assistance benefit. By vote of 6-3, the Court ruled in favor of the petitioners.
2 months ago·Washington, United States

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U.S. Supreme Court backs public money for religious schools

The U.S. Supreme Court further reduced the separation of church and state in a ruling on Tuesday endorsing more public funding of religious entities as its conservative justices sided with two Christian families who challenged a Maine tuition assistance program that excluded private religious schools.

2 months ago·United Kingdom
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U.S. Supreme Court backs public money for religious schools

The U.S. Supreme Court further reduced the separation of church and state in a ruling on Tuesday endorsing more public funding of religious entities as its conservative justices sided with two Christian families who challenged a Maine tuition assistance program that excluded private schools that promote religion.

2 months ago·Toronto, Canada
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The Independent

High court rules religious schools can get Maine tuition aid

The Supreme Court has ruled that religious schools can’t be excluded from a Maine program that offers tuition aid for private education

2 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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USA Today

Supreme Court: Schools offering religious instruction may be entitled to state tuition aid

The Supreme Court case dealt with whether a public tuition program in Maine can be used to send students to schools that teach a religious curriculum.

2 months ago·United States
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Washington Times

Supreme Court rules religious schools can access taxpayer dollars

The Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that Maine’s tuition program allowing state funds to go only to nonreligious schools runs afoul of the First Amendment.

2 months ago·Washington, United States
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CNN

Supreme Court says Maine cannot exclude religious schools from tuition assistance programs

The 6-3 ruling is the latest move by the conservative court to expand religious liberty rights and bring more religion into public life.

2 months ago·Atlanta, United States
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